2018 Summer Survival Guide

The StrollerTraffic editors have scoured the web to find the best stuff for the hot season, from sunscreen and sand toys to handy travel gear and shady sun hats. Happy sunshine, happy saltwater, happy shopping! Shop the Summer Survival Guide...

A Prescription For Play

No pressure here, but a whopping 80% of a child’s brain development occurs in the first 3 years of life (are we the only ones sweating?).  And in the world of brain development, play is important business.  As monotonous as peek-a-boo and patty cake can feel, engaging...

How Well Do You Know Your Baby’s Mattress?

Safe sleep Isn't just about what babies are sleeping with—it’s also what they’re sleeping on.  Made Safe, a non-profit that uses independent testing to certify everyday products as non-toxic, released a report earlier this month on the toxic chemicals commonly found...

Growing Up Waldorf

Nothing defines September quite like back-to-school.  And when it comes to finding the right educational fit for your kid, nothing gets all the hands up in a room quite like learning through play—and no philosophy does it better than Waldorf.  To get a sense of what a...

A Prescription For Play

No pressure here, but a whopping 80% of a child’s brain development occurs in the first 3 years of life (are we the only ones sweating?).  And in the world of brain development, play is important business.  As monotonous as peek-a-boo and patty cake can feel, engaging...

How Well Do You Know Your Baby’s Mattress?

Safe sleep Isn't just about what babies are sleeping with—it’s also what they’re sleeping on.  Made Safe, a non-profit that uses independent testing to certify everyday products as non-toxic, released a report earlier this month on the toxic chemicals commonly found...

Growing Up Waldorf

Nothing defines September quite like back-to-school.  And when it comes to finding the right educational fit for your kid, nothing gets all the hands up in a room quite like learning through play—and no philosophy does it better than Waldorf.  To get a sense of what a...

2018 Summer Survival Guide

The StrollerTraffic editors have scoured the web to find the best stuff for the hot season, from sunscreen and sand toys to handy travel gear and shady sun hats. Happy sunshine, happy saltwater, happy shopping! Shop the Summer Survival Guide...

Add This Best-Seller To The Bookshelf

Already a best-seller in Japan, Baby Sees Colors! is finally available state-side. Filled with bold stripes, swirls, and high-contrast colors (what babies see bet), this board book engages little ones as young as six-weeks old, while encouraging focus. $9.99 at amazon.com.

These Swaddles Are Straight Up Works Of Art

There's nothing better (or more versatile) than a buttery soft, oversized swaddle.  And when it's in a total gorgeous print, well, that's new to share.  Here are our favorite swaddles of the moment: Lewis Home Snake Marine Swaddle, $32/set of 2: One of our favorite...

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Calling All Martyr Moms

Guest written by Joyce Shulman. Originally published on Huffington Post. When my son was 6 months old, I went hiking for a week. I was struggling to settle into the new reality of motherhood and fighting to reclaim the body that had served me well but, following a...

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Move Over, YouTube.

Kiddopia Early Learning Adventures is an award-winning app is signed by learning experts specifically for toddlers.  Full of games, puzzles, and interactive songs, it might just be enough for your tot to ditch those unboxing videos.  (Worked for our editors.) Starting at $5.99/mo, available in the Apple, Amazon, and Google stores.

To Grandmother’s House We Go.

The EZ Fold Ultra Compact Travel Bassinet from Delta Children is the most compact full size bassinet available. Translation: there’s plenty of room for baby to catch up on her zzz’s, while the lightweight design makes it easy to bring along everywhere! $79 at deltachildren.com.

Good Health Starts With A Happy Gut.

Evivo probiotics are clinically proven to restore B. infantis (a critical good bacteria missing in 90% of babies) to baby’s gut while reducing bad bacteria—the kind linked to health issues like allergies, autoimmune disease, eczema, and obesity.  Starting at $80, at evivo.com.